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Ambassador Urs and Embassy cyclists ride in Cañete and Chincha

U.S. Ambassador to Peru Krishna R. Urs leads a delegation of cyclists from the United States Embassy April 25-26 to celebrate Earth Day, promote sustainable tourism and healthy lifestyles without drugs, and the use of bicycles as an alternative means of transport. The two-day bicycle tour covers almost 60 kilometers and includes cultural heritage sites ...
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U.S. supports Peru-hosted ministerial conference on “Enhancing Regional Coordination in Response to the Impacts of Forced Displacement”

With support of the Government of the United States of America and the Organization of American States (OAS), the Government of Peru convened senior government officials from OAS member states, international organizations, and subject matter experts Apr. 29-30 to a conference to coordinate actions to alleviate the plight of displaced populations, and the impacts of ...
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Secretary Pompeo concludes visit to South America with a stop in Cúcuta

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo capped four days of travel through South America with a stop in Cúcuta, Colombia, a major entry and transit point for  Venezuelans  fleeing the manmade crisis at home. The secretary, who was joined in Cúcuta by Colombian President Iván Duque and Vice President Marta Lucía Ramírez, visited the Center for Transitional Assistance for Migrants, ...
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United States Increases to Almost $26 Million Humanitarian Aid to Venezuelans in Peru

Today, Vice President Mike Pence announced that the United States is providing nearly $61 million in additional humanitarian assistance to support the regional response for the 3.4 million Venezuelans who have fled the man-made crisis in their country.  With this new funding, the United States has now provided nearly $26 million in humanitarian assistance to ...
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Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo’s visit to Chile, Paraguay, Cúcuta, Colombia and Peru

Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo will travel to Chile, Paraguay, Peru, and Cucuta, Colombia April 11-15 to deepen U.S. partnerships in the Western Hemisphere.  The Secretary’s visit will celebrate and reinforce shared commitments to democracy and human rights, highlight increased opportunities for prosperity and security for our citizens, and rally support for democracy in ...
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